Jörg Ott holds the Chair of Connected Mobility at Technische Universität München in the Faculty of Informatics since August 2015. He was Full Professor for Networking Technology at Aalto University (2005–2015) and tn an Adjunct Professor (2015–2021). He holds a PhD (1997) and a diploma in Computer Science (1991) from TU Berlin and a diploma in Industrial Engineering from TFH Berlin (1995). He co-founded four start-ups related to Internet technologies and has been an active contributor to standardization, especially in the IETF (since 1993) and earlier also in the ITU-T (1995–2000). His research interests are in network architectures, (transport) protocols, and algorithms for connecting mobile nodes to the Internet and to each other. He explores edge and in-network computing as well as decentralized services. His research includes measuring and modeling human mobility and Internet usage as basis for design and evaluation.